The Golden State Warriors will take on the Charlotte Hornets at 7 p.m. ET on Sunday at the Spectrum Center. Charlotte is 7-7 overall and 3-2 at home, while the Warriors are 11-1 overall and 3-0 on the road. Golden State has won 11 of its last 15 meetings against Charlotte, which includes a 114-92 victory on Nov. 3.
Golden State is favored by five points in the latest Hornets vs. Warriors odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 227. Before entering any Warriors vs. Hornets picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.
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- Hornets vs. Warriors spread: Hornets +5
- Hornets vs. Warriors over-under: 227 points
What you need to know about the Hornets
The Hornets beat the New York Knicks 104-96 on Friday. The win came about thanks to a strong surge after the first quarter to overcome a 34-18 deficit. Charlotte relied on the efforts of small forward Gordon Hayward, who had 22 points and seven assists in addition to five boards, and power forward Miles Bridges, who had 24 points.
Bridges is having a breakout campaign, averaging 21.5 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game. In his last meeting with Golden State, Bridges stuffed the stat sheet with 32 points, nine rebounds, two assists, two steals and two blocks.
What you need to know about the Warriors
Meanwhile, Golden State won its game against the Chicago Bulls on Friday by a conclusive 119-93 score. The matchup was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, by which point Golden State had established an 86-62 advantage. It was another big night for point guard Stephen Curry, who shot 9-for-17 from beyond the arc and finished with 40 points and five dimes.
For the season, Curry is averaging 28.4 points, 6.4 assists and 6.2 rebounds per game. Curry leads a Golden State offense that is averaging 116.2 points per game, which ranks first in the NBA.
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